iPhone 12 5G: all you need to know about new phones

The presentation each fall of the new phones is undoubtedly the flagship event of the year at Apple which presents us its iPhone 12, iPhone 12 mini, iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max.

It all started with a visit from Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg, who touted the new iPhone 12 on its 5G Ultra Wideband network and the SuperStadium feature that can display up to 7 camera angles.

Immediately after, the great unpacking began.

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iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini with 5G

The new iPhone 12 5G models feature edge-to-edge Super Retina XDR displays and ceramic glass engineered using high temperature crystallization that grows the glass nanoceramic crystals four times stronger. Another resistance, that to water which is rated IP68 up to 6 meters deep and 30 minutes.

As for the shell, it is made of aerospace-grade aluminum whose edges are reminiscent of the iPhone 5 which was a hit at the time and which was used on the iPad Pro.

Besides the different screen size, the two models 12 and 12 mini both have the same characteristics.

The former offers a 6.1 ” screen – the mini, 5.4 ”, making it the most compact and lightest 5G phone on the market.

A14 chip and MagSafe

Apple-designed A14 Bionic chip, the fastest smart phone chip, powers every iPhone 12 and, together with a dual camera system, delivers new digital photography functions and the best video quality possible in a smart phone, can – read in the press release.

The iPhone 12 models also feature MagSafe which offers wireless induction charging made easy with the addition of a magnet. New from Apple which presents a whole new ecosystem of accessories that easily attach to the iPhone.


The iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini will be available in 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB models in blue, green, black, white, and red, starting at CA $ 1,129 and CA $ 979 respectively.

Pre-orders Oct. 16 for the iPhone 12, deliveries from the 23 of the month. In the same order for the mini: November 6 and 13.

iPhone 12 Pro and Pro Max with 5G

In addition to the features of the previous two models, the Pro and Pro Max versions feature 6.1 ”and 6.7” displays, the latter being the largest screen size ever offered on an iPhone.

Combined with the A14 Bionic chip, these two models feature digital photography features, including the all-new Apple ProRAW for more creative photo control and enables the first end-to-end Dolby Vision video editing, up to 60 frames per second.

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Lidar scanner

For photos in low light or at night, these iPhones can count on a Lidar scanner which can accelerate the focus of images by six times. This Lidar makes it possible to recreate images in augmented reality.

Note that the new iPhones no longer come with chargers, which helps reduce the size of the boxes and gives buyers the option of choosing the type of charging they prefer.


Available in four colors (graphite, silver, gold and Pacific blue), the iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max will be available in 128GB, 256GB and 512GB models starting at CA $ 1399 and CA $ 1549. , respectively.

Pro model pre-orders: October 16, deliveries October 23. Pro Max: November 6 and 13.


About Victoria Smith

Victoria Smith who hails from Toronto, Canada currently runs this news portofolio who completed Masters in Political science from University of Toronto. She started her career with BBC then relocated to TorontoStar as senior political reporter. She is caring and hardworking.

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